Lebanon


Lebanon
geographical name 1. city SE central Pennsylvania E of Harrisburg population 24,461 2. country SW Asia bordering on the Mediterranean; a republic since 1944, formerly (1920-44) a French mandate capital Beirut area 3949 square miles (10,228 square kilometers), population 2,909,000 • Lebanese adjective or noun

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  • LEBANON — (Heb. לְבָנוֹן), Middle Eastern state named after a mountain chain running parallel to the Mediterranean coast N. of Israel. The name Lebanon is derived from lavan (lbn; white ) in reference to the snow covering its peaks. It was variously called …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Lebanon — Lebanon, MO U.S. city in Missouri Population (2000): 12155 Housing Units (2000): 5745 Land area (2000): 13.628231 sq. miles (35.296956 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.031445 sq. miles (0.081442 sq. km) Total area (2000): 13.659676 sq. miles… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Lebanon — ist die englische Bezeichnung für den Libanon. Daneben ist es die Bezeichnung mehrerer Städte in den Vereinigten Staaten: Lebanon (Connecticut) Lebanon (Georgia) Lebanon (Illinois) Lebanon (Indiana) Lebanon (Iowa) Lebanon (Kansas) Lebanon… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Lebanon — • So called from the snow which covers the highest peaks during almost the entire year, or from the limestone which glistens white in the distance Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Lebanon     Lebanon …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Lebanon, IL — U.S. city in Illinois Population (2000): 3523 Housing Units (2000): 1389 Land area (2000): 2.146312 sq. miles (5.558922 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.002244 sq. miles (0.005812 sq. km) Total area (2000): 2.148556 sq. miles (5.564734 sq. km) FIPS… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Lebanon, IN — U.S. city in Indiana Population (2000): 14222 Housing Units (2000): 6202 Land area (2000): 7.282579 sq. miles (18.861792 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 7.282579 sq. miles (18.861792 sq. km) FIPS …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Lebanon, KS — U.S. city in Kansas Population (2000): 303 Housing Units (2000): 204 Land area (2000): 0.317128 sq. miles (0.821357 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.317128 sq. miles (0.821357 sq. km) FIPS code …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Lebanon, KY — U.S. city in Kentucky Population (2000): 5718 Housing Units (2000): 2555 Land area (2000): 4.410156 sq. miles (11.422251 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.004396 sq. miles (0.011385 sq. km) Total area (2000): 4.414552 sq. miles (11.433636 sq. km) FIPS …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Lebanon, MO — U.S. city in Missouri Population (2000): 12155 Housing Units (2000): 5745 Land area (2000): 13.628231 sq. miles (35.296956 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.031445 sq. miles (0.081442 sq. km) Total area (2000): 13.659676 sq. miles (35.378398 sq. km)… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Lebanon, NE — U.S. village in Nebraska Population (2000): 70 Housing Units (2000): 48 Land area (2000): 0.160348 sq. miles (0.415300 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.160348 sq. miles (0.415300 sq. km) FIPS… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Lebanon, NH — U.S. city in New Hampshire Population (2000): 12568 Housing Units (2000): 5707 Land area (2000): 40.362794 sq. miles (104.539152 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.994132 sq. miles (2.574790 sq. km) Total area (2000): 41.356926 sq. miles (107.113942 sq …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places


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